They Do Make Them Like They Used To

  Skilled artisans reveal trade secrets and current methods with hands-on demonstrations of historic plastering, masonry, restoration, forged metal arts and guided tours of Rosedale House and Gardens. At the end of the course participants will be able to: Learn the importance of the maintenance & sustainability of historic brick masonry. Learn the properties of […]

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Americans in Paris: Foundations of America’s Architectural Gilded Age, A Book Signing and Presentation by Margot Ellis

Date: Thu, March 02, 2017 Time: 5:30pm Location: Reynolda House Museum of American Art, Winston-Salem, NC Cost: members/students $10, non-members $15   Please join us for a evening presentation by Margot Ellis, co-author of Americans in Paris, which tells the story of an influential group of American architecture students who attended the École des Beaux-Arts […]

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THE ICAA WINTER INTENSIVE: THE ELEMENTS OF CLASSICAL ARCHITECTURE

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION Among the ICAA’s most impactful and enduring education models is its Intensive Program in Classical Architecture – a seven to ten day course of study that introduces participants to the ICAA’s core curriculum through coursework in the classical orders, composition, proportion, drafting, observational drawing, and the literature of classical architecture. Participants learn how […]

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ICAA-NC Historic Building Trades Workshop

Contributed by Philip Goodwin. All images by Philip Goodwin unless attributed otherwise. On April 9, 2016, the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art – North Carolina and the Salem College Historic Preservation Program sponsored a Historic Building Trades Workshop at Salem College in Winston Salem, NC. Three master professionals in plaster work, woodworking, and brick masonry […]

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DESIGNING THE TRADITIONAL INTERIOR, WITH JAMES S. COLLINS

Designing the Traditional Interior, with James S. Collins Presented by the ICAA, North Carolina Chapter in Association with AIA Asheville and the Preservation Society of Asheville Thursday, May 12, 2016 • 2:00-4:15p St. Mary’s Episcopal Church 337 Charlotte St. Asheville, NC This course will introduce the fundamental philosophy and elements of traditional architecture and their […]

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HISTORIC BUILDING TRADES WORKSHOP

Salem College and the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, North Carolina Chapter present master professionals in wood working, brick masonry and plaster work. These craftspeople will address typical problems and solutions found when working with historic building materials through demonstrations and hands-on learning opportunities. The program is designed for those involved with historic sites […]

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MARCH WEBINAR – LIVE: DESIGNING THE TRADITIONAL INTERIOR

The North Carolina AIA is hosting a live online webinar this month.        Designing the Traditional Interior Tuesday, March 8, 2016 12:00pm – 1:30pm Sponsored by: The Institute for Classical Architecture & Art, NC Chapter Learning Units: 1.5 HSW The course will introduce the fundamental philosophy and elements of traditional architecture and their interiors. Participants will learn the design principles […]

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